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Vera Gibbons,


  1. Money down the drain

    4 Foolish Money Mistakes You Should Avoid

    Do you make a lot of mistakes when it comes to managing your finances? Here are some of the more foolish things we often do – […]

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    Things to Do Before You Sell Your Home

    Want to sell your home in a competitive market? Start by decluttering, getting inspections done in advance and pricing it right.

  3. Money parachuting in

    It’s Spring — Time to Clean Up Your Finances

    From reviewing credit reports to shredding old documents, spring is a great time to get money matters under control.

  4. Mortgage and down payment

    Put Your Home To Work For You…Again

    Last year, homeowners recouped about $1.9 trillion in lost value, which means we’re seeing an increase in home equity lending.

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    It’s Tax Time! See Tax Breaks for Homeowners

    Tax time! Homeowners, don’t forget these deductions.

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    2014 Housing Comebacks

    Homes are getting bigger and more expensive as the economy recovers.

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    Put Your Financial Savvy to the Test

    Think you’re well-informed about credit cards, rainy day funds and the housing market? See if you know the answers to these fiscal questions.

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    How Far Will Your 2014 Housing Dollar Stretch?

    School, healthcare, housing — it’s all going to cost more in the coming year.

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    New Year, New Design Trends

    If you’ve been thinking about renovating your home in the New Year, you’ve likely been to Zillow Digs for inspiration, and you may even be aware […]

  10. Dollar's 2014

    Financial Trends for 2014: What’s In and What’s Out

    Just like in food, fashion or fitness, financial trends come and go, too.

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    Best Deals for December

    Now that you’re in the mood to shop take note of some of the best deals during the month of December.

  12. For sale in winter

    What You Need to Know About Buying a Home During the Holiday Season

    While you may assume it’s not an ideal time to be looking, there are some advantages to buying this time of year.

  13. Trick or treat money

    Financial Tricks & Treats

    In the spirit of Halloween, here are some easy ways to trick yourself into saving. And you’ll love the treat: more money in your pocket!

  14. Puppy looking out window

    Quirky Trends in Real Estate

    As the housing market continues to recover, a bevy of interesting trends have been emerging in the sector, affecting everything from buyer and seller behavior to design and everything in between.

  15. Home in fall

    Tips for Buying a Home in the Fall

    Here’s what you need to know about jumping into the market at this time of year.